Cartner Family History

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Cartner Name Meaning

English (Cumbria): unexplained. Compare Cortner. Americanized form of German Gärtner (see Gartner).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Cortner, Carner, Curtner, Fortner, Carter, Carsner, Gartner, Carver

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Cartner Family Origin

Where is the Cartner family from?

Cartner Family Occupations

What did your Cartner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cartner occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Cartner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cartner family was Agricultural Labourer. Farmer, Grocer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cartner.

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  • Farmer

  • Grocer

  • Joiner

  • Agricultural Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cartner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cartner Historical Records

What Cartner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Cartner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cartner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 892 immigration records available for the last name Cartner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 960 military records available for the last name Cartner. For the veterans among your Cartner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cartner Life Expectancy

What is the average Cartner lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Cartner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Cartner in 1951 was 42, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cartner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cartner ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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